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http://unicefdayforchildren.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/MG-creative-writing-FINAL... - 0 views

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    A document (PDF) written especially for UNICEF by Australia Ambassador & popular children's author Morris Gleitzman. It incliudes 5 tips for writing a very good short story or article and other information for teachers to use with students including frameworks and sample pieces for teachgers to use with students.
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Learning About Blogs FOR Your Students- Part III: Commenting | Langwitches Blog - 1 views

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    Blogging with students - stepping it up to blogging-commenting
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http://langwitches.org/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/blogging-commenting-rubric.pdf - 0 views

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    A comprehensive rubric for student blogging from langwitches
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100 Words Every Expert Author Should Know - 1 views

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    "EzineArticles Editors have compiled a list of 100 words they recommend every Expert Author should know to be more concise, descriptive, and engaging."
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J.K. Rowling's writing style analyzed [infographic] - 2 views

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    Infographic trying to find patterns in J.K. Rowling's way of writing? Do they change over time? How does The Casual Vacancy differ from Harry Potter novels?
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12 Simple Writing Tips Everyone Should Know | Edudemic - 0 views

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    12 simple writing tips
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8 Steps To Great Digital Storytelling | Edudemic - 9 views

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    A digital storytelling chart looking at the steps students need to be take when creating digital stories. "Digital stories push students to become creators of content, rather than just consumers. Weaving together images, music, text, and voice, digital stories can be created in all content areas and at all grade levels while incorporating the 21st century skills of creating, communicating, and collaborating."
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Text Layout | Festisite - 4 views

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    A website where you can type in some text and it will turn it into a shape of choice
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TaLe - Writers talk feature - 2 views

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    Writers talk is a collection of video and learning resources designed to instill a love of literature in young people and help them improve reading and writing skills. Writers talk is available through Learncast, a service providing online video for teaching and learning.
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You Are Your Words - AHD - 3 views

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    A webtool from  The American Heritage Dictionary. It enables users create a self-portrait using their words.  You can link to places where you have already written (Facebook or Twitter) or write something unique specifically for the portrait.  The unique image can be shared, saved and printed.  It works best in Firefox, Google Chrome, or Safari Internet browsers. Pictures with high contrast generally work better than pictures with similar coloring and low contrast. You can adjust the colors, contrast and font after you have created an image.
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10 Ways To Use Technology To Teach Writing - 5 views

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    There are a many technology tools and methods that are available for teaching writing. The 10 are listed here can make the process easier and more enjoyable for both teachers and students.
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101 Excellent Sites for English Educators - 7 views

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     A lot of sites mentioned. Organised under headings:
    Writing Prompts and Starters; Grammar; Reading & Writing; Poetry; Literature; Shakespeare; Spelling; Vocabulary
    English as a Second Language (ESL); Other ELA Resources; Blogging & Website Creation; Citation; Web 2.0 Tools - Material Creation; Web 2.0 Tools - File Sharing, Hosting, Viewing and Collaborating; Web 2.0 Tools - Gathering Feedback/Creating Quizzes; Web 2.0 Tools - Document Annotation; Free eBooks and Audio Books
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